Robbie Jane Hairston, 89, of Timpson, Texas passed away on June 9, 2017 in Timpson, Texas. Born September 12, 1927, Robbie Jane is the daughter of the late Robert Jefferson and Clara Mae (Drewery) Wood.
Robbie Jane was born and raised in the Wilder Community in Timpson, Texas. She spent many years working for Southwestern Bell Telephone Company before retiring and returning back to her hometown of Timpson. Robbie Jane was a very loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She enjoyed crocheting, canning, and cooking. She was an Ordained Minister and helped in many churches around Timpson and surrounding areas. Robbie Jane was also willing to lend a hand to those in need. She loved her Lord and Savior.
Robbie Jane is survived by her son, Morris Allen Hairston, and wife Kristie Carroll Branch-Hairston of Timpson, Texas; daughter, Teresa McCauley and husband, Jimmy of Center, Texas; five grandchildren, John Jacob Miller and wife Amanda, Lauren Hairston, Logan Hairston, Jennifer Faul, and Julia Hairston; two great-grandchildren; Zane and Brayden Miller; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of family and friends that will miss her dearly.
She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Robert Anthony Wood, John Oscar Wood; sister, Bonnie Fay Haaksma; and brother in law, Henry Haaksma.
The family is being served by Taylor Funeral Home in Timpson, Texas. To send condolences or to sign an online register, visit www.taylorfh.net.